Position Details

Reference Number 158243
Position Title Cardiologist
Employment Status Temporary Part Time
Program Surgical & Critical Care
Location University Hospital Geelong
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 38.48
Position Summary
  • Great location at the Geelong Hospital central to Geelong's CBD and vibrant waterfront
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment
  • Enhance your career with Victoria’s leading regional health care service

About the facility 

Barwon Health’s Geelong Cardiology Practice provides comprehensive cardiology services to patients from across the region. Our facilities include two new Cath labs, providing EP, Pacing and 24/7 STEMI services, a full cardiac diagnostics service is provided including seven Echo rooms.

Geelong Cardiology Practice is committed to delivering personalised, high quality health care to patients in the hospital setting as well as via their Private Consultation clinic, enabling a continuum of care for patients and their families.

About the role 

As the Sessional cardiologist you will ensure the provision of high quality, timely, appropriate cardiology services as part of Barwon Health.

Duties include:

  • Regular review of documentation
  • Providing leadership in a dynamic ward that adheres to protocols and delivers the highest standard of patient centred care
  • Liaising with specialists, surgical and medical staff, Nursing Unit Managers and other health disciplines in relation to ensuring efficient delivery of patient care.
  • Teaching cardiology registrars, junior doctors and medical students to provide appropriate education in cardiology.

About the culture

You will have the opportunity to be part of a highly skilled, professional and dedicated team who take pride in providing high quality service. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • At Barwon Health we harness a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We will embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.
  • Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of our staff and consumers including children, and have appropriate recruitment resources in place to ensure background checks and reference checks are completed.
  • At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
  • We Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.
Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Eligible for medical registration with the Medical Board of Australia (APHRA)
Essential: Eligible for a Medicare provider number for the provision of specialist services in the Geelong region.
Essential: Appropriate postgraduate qualifications recognised by the relevant Australian College (FRACP Cardiology)
Essential: Australian recognised specialist medical qualification in cardiology (FRACP)
Contact Person Chin Hiew 
Contact Person Job Title Director of Cardiology 
Contact Number 0403 628 188 
Contact Email chin.hiew@barwonhealth.org.au 
Alternate Contact Person Dennis Baker 
Alternate Contact Number 0431 012 774 
Closing Date 21/01/2019
Position Description
File name 
PD Sessional General Cardiologist.pdf Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.